Programme Manager

  • Location

    Farnborough, Hampshire

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  • Salary:

    Up to £600 per day

  • Contact:

    Andy Nugent

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    3 Months

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Programme Manager - SC Preferred - 3 Months - Farnborough

My client is looking for an experienced Programme Manager, for an initial 3-month contract, based in Farnborough. The role is working within a large defence and military organisation, with the role full time on site, and the client can offer a competitive daily rate.

Role Responsibilities

  • Development and maintenance of positive engagement with programme customers, partners and suppliers.
  • Operating in a Safe & Secure manner.
  • Embedding a culture in line with the client values
  • Delivery of the Programme outcomes, to agreed baseline (customer satisfaction, time, cost, quality, cash and sales).
  • Ensuring programme members operate in line with the Operating Framework & functional competency management requirements; and have appropriate personal objectives recorded in the performance management system
  • Resolving conflicts (including prioritisation calls) within the programme and collaborating across the client brand
  • Leading the embedding of improvement in the project and programme management function, as agreed with IDT Leads and the Performance Excellence team.
  • Maintenance of forecasts (both financial and resource demand signal) for sales and delivery which reflects the up-to-date expectations for the work.
  • Application of governance requirements (including lifecycle, project & independent reviews as appropriate) for foundation sales and delivery work.
  • Reporting progress on all accountabilities to IDT Lead (or their delegate).
  • Ensuring correct entry of data onto SAP CRM relating to your opportunities and maintain this data to reflect any changes in key inputs including: Order Value, Order Intake Scenario, (Low, Base, High, Excluded), Bid Due date, Closing Date, Sales Stage, Margin, Revenue Profile and up to date notes.
  • Leadership; being able to establish the vision and direction for the programme (in line with the ISBP), to influence and align others towards this common purpose, and to empower & inspire people to achieve success
  • Integrity; being open, honest and doing the right thing. Keeping promises, admitting when I don't have the answer and when I have made a mistake.

Position Requirements:

  • MSP Practitioner qualification.
  • Demonstrable capability to International Project Management Association Level A.
  • Experience gained, typically rather than necessarily, between 4-6 of leading a business, projects, programmes, portfolios or P3 function; successful delivery of programmes or complex projects.
  • Experience leading programmes or complex projects to 3 different customers.
  • Active SC Clearance preferred.